Illegal activities by the DAS

The Department of Administrative Security (DAS) was, until 2011, the main Colombian State intelligence agency and answered directly to the Presidency. During the two administrations of Alvaro Uribe Velez (2002-2010), this intelligence agency unleashed the systematic and generalised persecution of opposition leaders, members of the judiciary, journalists and human rights organisations, by monitoring their communications, … Continue reading Illegal activities by the DAS